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demanding he give up those near absolute powers. and steve harrigan is live for us in cairo. steve, these are the biggest crowds we have seen yet. >>reporter: the largest crowds and the most violent. it has calmed down in the last hour at 10:00 p.m. in egypt but the worst clashes in two weeks of protests here. it wasn't police versus the protester but civilian on civilian, members of the muslim brotherhood who support president morsi and those who want to drive him from office and all the conflict happening outside the presidential palace that began with pushing and sticks and rocks and molotov cocktails and shots fired. showing how bitterly the country is divided. >>trace: what do we know what is behind the violence? >>reporter: the first two weeks, antimorsi protesters met in that sure square and now they are marching on the palace. there has been a lost restraint on of the pro morsi supporters which restrain was broken after the man on the palace where the wall were written on with graffiti. they moved in with sticks, rocks and later gun battles in exactly what followed after th
turned him into a killer. traumatic brain injury may have play add role. why the speculation? steve brown is in our newsroom. what is the source of this? >>reporter: dead spin, a sports website has a post where an author says that he received an e-mail from a single aanyone miscellaneous source alleging that heavy alcohol use and a series of head injuries may have led to what happened early on saturday. i spoke with the chiefs and their front office says that there were no head injuries that he suffered this year but we only could come up with a groin injury very early in the season and they are double checking to make sure. the final word on all of this seems to be coming from the medical examiner and we are told the autopsy of he and his girlfriend were both completed today and that the results will not come back for six to eight weeks. >>shepard: any indications or thought of a moment for killing his girlfriend? >>reporter: our affiliate in kansas city says this erupted from an argument about her late return from a concert early in their early morning hours and it went from there. then
. and steve harrigan is our man in cairo. how big a threat are the protesters there to the president in. >> what we saw tonight is clearly an escalation on behalf of the protesters who want do drive morsi from the government. they broke through iron gates and went through barbed wire and only with the use of tear gas they were kept off the presidential palace. they never breached the walls of the compound. as far as security threat it could be overstated. he does not live in the palace but in a cairo suburb. so he did actually leave the palace while the protest was going on. >>shepard: anything from him at all? do we know if he is standing firm or what did we have? >>reporter: well, no sign of compromise from the president. the strategy of the government seems to be to try and avoid bloodshed and back up as long as possible without giving in. they have a boost today with the chief judges in the council said they will monitor the referendum on the new constitution december 15 so that gives what he is doing a sense legitimacy and is a blow to the opposition. >>shepard: thank you, and now
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